A national investigation into an outbreak of listeriosis has linked at least 18 cases of illness to a soft cheese manufacturer, Jindi Cheese Pty Ltd, including at least six cases from New South Wales. The links below provide information about listeriosis and about which products have been recalled as part of the outbreak.

NSW Health Media Release

  • NSW Health Reminds Public To Be Vigilant With 10 NSW Cases Linked to Victorian Cheese Recall [11 February 2013]
  • Listeriosis update - warning to check your fridge [25 January 2013]
  • Further Cases of Listeria​ Identified [18 January 2013]

NSW Health Fact Sheet

http://www0.health.nsw.gov.au/factsheets/infectious/listeriosis.html

List of Recalled Products

http://www.foodauthority.nsw.gov.au/news/alerts-recalls/product-recall-jindi-cheeses/​

What foods to avoid

http://www.foodauthority.nsw.gov.au/consumers/life-events-and-food/low-immunity/low-immunity/#.UPixOycqb6V

Listeria Outbreak Information for Health Professionals

http://www.health.nsw.gov.au/Infectious/Documents/Listeria_outbreak_information_Clinicians_18JAN2013.pdf

Page Updated: Friday 18 January 2013